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Viking Football Welcomes 25 New Student-Athletes For 2019  Portland State Vikings

Semaj Bolin , CB, 5-10, 170, FR, HS, North Las Vegas, NV (Coronado HS) - se-mozh * Dante Chachere , QB, 6-3, 170, FR, HS, Fresno, CA (Clovis West HS) ...

High School Football Week Nine: Monterey Trail Stays Undefeated  CBS Sacramento

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Teams across the valley Friday battled it out on the gridiron for week nine of high school football. The CBS13 game of the week, ...

How Police, Communities Keep Empty Schools Safe During Summer  KTXL FOX 40 Sacramento

SACRAMENTO -- Of course, the summer months make for some empty school campuses and the lack of people often will invite vandalism and theft.

VIP Games at Sacramento's Luther Burbank High School

Disabled students of all ages competed in a number of track and field events as part of Luther Burbank High School's VIP Games on Sunday, April 25, 2016.

VIP games held Sunday at Luther Burbank HS  KCRA Sacramento

The Very Inspirational People, or V.I.P, Track And Field Games for the disabled were held Sunday at Luther Burbank High School in Sacramento. Over 300 ...

California School Leaders Push For Giving SAT In Class  Capital Public Radio News

Luther Burbank High School Students Tina Thao, Enrique Valladares and Camryn Nichelson are worn out after taking the SAT, but grateful that the Sacramento ...

Mayor Steinberg calls on mental health professionals to volunteer in Sacramento communities KXTV

Sacramento Mayor Darrell Steinberg is calling for licensed mental health professionals and experts to volunteer assisting area neighborhoods affected by ...

Can Sacramento City Unified School District Expel Junk Food From Classrooms?  Capital Public Radio News

At Sacramento City Unified School District, teachers are being asked to become gatekeepers between kids and cupcakes. Some say they may have a hard time ...

2500 turkeys given away at Sacramento Health Fair  KCRA Sacramento

A Health fair at Luther Burbank High school in Sacramento doubled as a turkey giveaway as families in need get essential services and a Thanksgiving meal.

Police searched for suspect near south Sacramento school  KCRA Sacramento

A suspect is in custody and another person is outstanding after leading police in a car chase Tuesday evening. The suspect ran across the Luther Burbank High ...

12 Sacramento area back-to-school backpack drives KXTV

Whether residents are interested in helping their community or letting their community help them, there are plenty back-to-school backpack drives to help ...

Here's what Sacramento-area schools are closed on Friday, Nov. 16 KXTV

The full breakdown of what Sacramento-area schools are closed due to poor air quality.

Sac State hosts young ROTC cadets in competition  Sacramento State University

Hundreds of students historically attend ROTC competitions, such as this one last November at Luther Burbank High School. (Sacramento State Air Force ROTC).

Portland State Football Signs Nine During Early Signing Period  Portland State Vikings

The Portland State Football Program signed nine student-athletes during the National Letter of Intent early signing period on Wednesday. The Vikings have ...

Portland State Vikings football team signs 9 players during early signing period, including a humongous offensive lineman

A look at the football stars from Oregon and beyond who signed, or transferred to Portland State to play for the Vikings football team.

Sacramento district can’t find enough teachers, so it turns to Philippines for help  Sacramento Bee

The Sacramento City Unified School District says the supply of local teachers is lacking, so it has to recruit from the Philippines.

Local NFL players to watch during training camp, regular season KXTV

As football fans all over the world prepare for the NFL season, ABC10 is helping you learn more about the local players around the league.

Girls Rugby Brings Police And Community Closer Together  Capital Public Radio News

The Amazons of the Sacramento Police Athletic League have one high school girls rugby championship under their belts and are going for two in a row this ...

Response: 'Building Relationships With Students Is the Most Important Thing a Teacher Can Do'  Education Week

(This is the second post in a seven-part series. You can see Part One here.) The new question-of-the-week is: What are the best ways to build relationships with ...

Response: Knowing 'When to Stop Teaching Strategies and Just Let Students Read'  Education Week

Bonnie Houck, Ed.D., Christine Tennyson, Jules Csillag, and Kelly Wickham Hurst share their thoughts on using reading strategies in the classroom.

Kings launch co-ed summer basketball league for local youth KXTV

The Kings and Queens Rise Co-Ed Basketball League seeks to interrupt violence by providing an opportunity for young people to engage in intercommunity ...

Response: Don't 'Ignore' Staff Conflict In Schools  Education Week

(This is the first post in a two-part series). The new "question-of-the-week" is: What are your suggestions on how to resolve teacher-to- teacher and/or ...

Family awaits justice in shooting death of 15-year-old boy  Sacramento Bee

Ever since losing his big brother to gun violence on a Meadowview street one month ago, little Guillermo Valencia doesn't like to talk about it. And hearing ...

Prison company seeks to open center for federal felons near Sacramento homes, schools  Sacramento Bee

A controversial nationwide provider of private prison and reentry services wants to open a facility in south Sacramento for federal offenders on supervised ...

Help wanted: California school districts scramble to hire teachers  Sacramento Bee

A growing teacher shortage has California school districts offering subsidized housing and signing bonuses in an effort to woo potential recruits.

Response: A Teacher's 'Pay Isn't Great, but the Rewards are Worth Everything'  Education Week

(This is the second post in a three-part series. You can see Part One here.) The new "question-of-the-week" is: If you had to do it all over again, would you still ...

Response: "Unlocking the Common Core" With English Language Learners  Education Week

(This is the first post in a two-part series). The new question-of-the-week is: How can we help English Language Learners meet the Common Core Standards?

Portland State Football Names David Lose New Defensive Line Coach  Portland State Vikings

Portland State has named David Lose as the new defensive line coach. Lose (pronounced LOW-say) is a familiar name in the northwest, having played football ...

Sacramento County jail Inmate dies before he was scheduled to appear in court  Sacramento Bee

A 29-year-old Sacramento County Main Jail inmate died Wednesday, Feb. 28, due to a medical emergency after moving prisons earlier that morning.

Response: Educators Share Who Influenced Their Teaching  Education Week

Rita Platt, Dr. Cynthia "Mama J" Johnson, Pernille Ripp and Jenny Edwards share reflections on who has most influenced their teaching.

Response: Teachers Must Encourage Students to 'Make Meaning Together'  Education Week

(This is the last post in a three-part series. You can see Part One here and Part Two here.) The new "question-of-the-week" is: What are the keys to effective ...

Response: 'Embracing Technology' as a Tool for Differentiation  Education Week

Elizabeth Stringer Keefe, Becky Shiring, Katie Robinson, Dr. Sonny Magana and Dr. Monica Burns contribute their suggestions on using tech to differentiate ...

Mayor Darrell Steinberg Endorses Gavin Newsom’s Campaign For Governor  CBS Sacramento

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – Mayor Darrell Steinberg said he's supporting Gavin Newsom's bid for governor. Both men were in Midtown Sacramento today for that ...

Response: Everything You Wanted to Know About Dual Immersion But Were Afraid to Ask  Education Week

The new "question-of-the-week" is: What does "dual-immersion" mean? Is it different from bilingual education? What are tips to do "dual-immersion" and/or ...

FBI Academy Schools Local Students  Comstock's Magazine

When an FBI agent asks a roomful of high school juniors, “How many of you watch FBI shows on TV?” nearly every hand goes up. But at the recent Sacramento ...

Hope Lives Here  Sacramento Magazine

Wind Youth Services gets a new home and expands its services to youth experiencing homelessness.

Response: Ways to 'Navigate Conflicts & Restore Relationships' Between Students  Education Week

Signe Whitson, Donna Wilson, Marcus Conyers Janice Case, Kristin Pierce, and Ralf de la Mare share their suggestions about intervening in student conflicts.

Two men convicted of murder in 2014 marijuana robbery  Sacramento Bee

Shaquille Huston and Dayvon Stroupe were convicted by a Sacramento Superior Court jury Thursday for the first-degree murder of Vincent Amaya, with a ...

Tony Lopez announces run for Sacramento mayor  KCRA Sacramento

Former world boxing champion Tony “the Tiger” Lopez announced Thursday that he will run for mayor of Sacramento.

Sacramento finds paid summer jobs for disadvantaged teens  Sacramento Bee

Sacramento will launch an internship program aimed at placing up to 1000 disadvantaged high school kids in paid summer jobs. Hundreds of young people are ...

Al Baldwin | Obituaries  The Galt Herald

Al Baldwin passed from his earthly ties to be face-to-face with his Lord Jesus Christ peacefully at home on Jan. 5, 2018. Born in San Francisco, Al grew up in.

In 10 years, 114 Sacramento teenagers died violently. Here are all of them  Sacramento Bee

Search this list of the 114 teens who died violently in the Sacramento region since 2007.

In bid to keep students, Sacramento districts launch IB programs  Sacramento Bee

A couple of decades ago, Mira Loma High School offered students the only Sacramento-area access to an elite International Baccalaureate curriculum, ...

Habitat For Humanity Starts Indian Lane Project  Capital Public Radio News

Sacramento Habitat for Humanity is about to mark its 28th anniversary this week, and to do so it's getting ready to build the most ambitious project in its history.

Meet the latest restaurant coming to the 700 block of K Street  Sacramento Bee

KoJa Kitchen will be coming to Sacramento's 700 block of K Street, joining a development project that includes upward of 16 retail tenants and more than 130 ...

Response: 'The Divide Between Policymakers & Educators Can Be Narrowed by Dialogue'  Education Week

(This the second post in a four-part series. You can see Part One here.) The new "question-of-the-week" is: What do you think are the most important things that ...

Response: 'There Is Not One Right Answer' for Reading Instruction  Education Week

(This is the third post in a four-part series. You can see Part One here and Part Two here.) The new "question-of-the-week" is: What is the biggest mistake ...

Response: Teaching Can Be Tough, But We're 'Lucky'  Education Week

(This is the last post in a two-part series. You can see Part One here.) The new "question-of-the-week" is: What do you think is the toughest part of teaching and ...

Response: Leveraging Field Trips to 'Deepen Learning'  Education Week

Ron Berger, Camille A. Farrington, Gail Desler, Abby Schneiderjohn, and Mike Janatovich contribute their thoughts on the best ways to plan and use field trips.

Response: We Must Help Students 'Recognize Their Creative Strengths'  Education Week

Laura Taddei, Cathy L. Seeley, Zane Dickey, Laura Fleming, Billy Krakower, Diane Friedlaender, Richard Byrne contribute their thoughts on developing creative ...

Sacramento Olympic Athletes  Sactown Magazine

Our region has produced a bumper crop of Olympic hopefuls this year. Here are another seven local heroes for you to cheer on in Rio this summer:

Response: 'Self-Control Doesn't Just Happen, It Needs to Be Taught'  Education Week

Robert Ward, Sue Defreyne, Allen Mendler, Daniel Rechtschaffen, Carla Tantillo Philibert, and Christine Brandt provide today's answers on how to help our ...

News  Sacramento State University

Preview story: Tony Award-winning actor and dancer Ben Vereen is coming to Sacramento State on Saturday, April 30, for a full day of activities as part of ...

Five key strategies to get/keep kids engaged at school  Washington Post

It's the fundamental job of a teacher: keeping kids interested in learning.

Response: Guidelines for Successful One-to-One Computer Programs  Education Week

Anne Jenks, Heather Staker, Larissa Pahomov, and Stephanie Smith Budhai share their suggestions on how schools can successfully implement one-to-one ...

California's school suspensions show racial disparity  USA TODAY

Black students in California were disproportionally represented in school suspensions.

Hung like a corpse - Music Feature - Music - March 25, 2010  Sacramento News & Review

By Josh Fernandez. Sacramento's notorious Brotha Lynch Hung comes out of hiding. Published on March 25, 2010 as Music Feature in the Music section of the ...

Former athletic director sues St. Francis, claims bias in firing  Sacramento Bee

Kolleen “Koko” McNamee was an unlikely candidate for banishment from the campus of her beloved St. Francis Catholic High School. The Sacramento native ...

Response: Mistakes Are 'Learning in Action'  Education Week

Warren Schnack, Jenny Edwards, Michael Thornton, Annie Ward, and Cathy L. Seeley sharing classroom strategies on effectively dealing with student mistakes.

Response: Ways to Use Learning 'Taxonomies' in the Classroom  Education Week

(This is the first post in a two-part series). The new "question-of-the-week" is: What are practical ways teachers can use "taxonomies" like Bloom's and SOLO ...

Response: Home Language Support 'Helps Learners Navigate Both Worlds'  Education Week

Anna Bartosik, Nathan Hall, Chloe Smith, Beth Konomoto wrap this three-part series up with their suggestions about the role of an ELL student's home language ...

Response: 'When I Started Teaching, I Wish I had Known...'  Education Week

Linda Hoyt, Jenny Edwards, Mary Tedrow, and Vance L. Austin offer their suggestions about what they know now that they wish they had known then...

Response: Metacognition Is a  Education Week

(This is the second post in a four-part series on the topic of metacognition in the classroom. You can see Part One here.) The new "question-of-the-week" is:.

Response: 'It is Long Past Time to Meet the Needs of Students of Color'  Education Week

This is Part One of a special project being guest-hosted by Django Paris (Michigan State University) , PhD & Travis Bristol, PhD (Stanford Center For Opportunity ...

Response: Race To The Top Has Been A 'Fiasco'  Education Week News

Today, Barnett Berry, Ariel Sacks, John Thompson, Alice Mercer and David B. Cohen weigh in with their thoughts on the Race To The Top program.

Response: 'Slow & Steady Wins the Race' for Making Changes in Teaching  Education Week News

Charlene Stone, Jeremy Hyler, and Harry Dickens contribute their suggestions for coping with the rapid changes of ed tech and Common Core.

Response: Teaching ELLs That 'Science Is a Verb'  Education Week

(This is the last post in a two-part series. You can see Part One here.) This week's question is: What are the best ways to teach the Next Generation Science ...

Responses: Our Teaching Mistakes & What We Learn From Them  Education Week

(This is the first post in a two-part series). This week's question is: What has been your biggest teaching mistake and what did you learn from it? Many of us try to ...

Response: Common Core Moves Social Studies From 'Memorization' to a 'Meaningful Place'  Education Week

(This is the first post in a two-part series). The new "question-of-the-week" is: What do the Common Core Standards look like in Social Studies classrooms?

Response: 'Treating Teachers as Professionals' Is a Step Toward Reducing Attrition  Education Week

(This is the second post in a two-part series. You can see Part One here.) This week's question is: Why do teachers avoid, or leave, high poverty urban public ...

Response: Building Relationships With Families of ELLs  Education Week

This week's question is: What are some of the ways teachers can actively involve & connect with English Language Learners' parents? Parent engagement can ...

5 Ways Teachers Are Fighting Fake News : NPR Ed  NPR

In an era of national attention to what's real and what isn't, we asked educators to share their strategies for helping students sort out fact from fiction.

Response: Different Ways Of  Education Week Blogs

Educators Suzie Boss, Jeffrey Wilhelm, Steven Anderson and Stephen Lazar discuss the differences between Project-Based, Problem-Based and Inquiry ...

Wrestle maniacs: Sacramento's underground grapplers spill real blood for scripted glory - Feature Story - Local Stories - July 20, 2017  Sacramento News & Review

By Bansky Gonzalez. Janky local scene attracts everyday wage slaves who come alive in theater of pain. Published on July 20, 2017 as Feature Story in the ...

SoftIntegration Releases C/C++ Interpreter Ch 7.5.1 for Learning Coding, Math, and Robotics  PR Newswire

DAVIS, Calif., Dec. 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- SoftIntegration, Inc. today announced the availability of Ch 7.5.1 and Embedded Ch 7.5.1. Ch is the most complete ...

Schooling the Mamolas - News - Local Stories - March 5, 2009  Sacramento News & Review

By Cosmo Garvin. A pair of Sacramento teachers get booted from an elite public high school. Published on March 5, 2009 as News in the Local Stories section ...

The Answer Sheet - The best kind of teacher evaluation  Washington Post

Teacher Larry Ferlazzo describes how he is evaluated at the Sacramento high school where he teaches. It is in stark contrast to the way The Los Angeles Times ...

Local Report: Sidekicks trio golden at taekwondo tournament  Napa Valley Register

Three competitors from Sidekicks Martial Arts in Napa came home with gold medals from a taekwondo tournament in Folsom last Saturday.

Guest Post | Helping Students Motivate Themselves  New York Times

Daniel Pink on “the surprising science of motivation,” a TED talk that is one of many resources Larry Ferlazzo, a teacher and author, uses in this post. Today, in ...

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